Limerick swimmer dies after Kilkee incident

first_imgFirst Irish death from Coronavirus Email Advertisement Previous articleLimerick man gets four life sentencesNext articleGood Stuff: Tumbledown – ‘Chink In My Armour’ Editor TAGSCaherdavindrowningfeaturedfull-imageKilkeelifeguardspostmortem RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Limerick Post Show | Kilkee prepares for Summer Twitter WhatsApp Facebookcenter_img Limerick Post Show | Kilkee is open for business Print Walk in Covid testing available in Limerick from Saturday 10th April Linkedin The Irish Coast Guard rescue helicopter airlifting the man to Limerick University Hospital after transfer from an ambulance crew inside Kilkee GAA Grounds on Sunday evening.GARDAÍ are awaiting the results of a postmortem carried out earlier today on the body of a man in his seventies from the Caherdavin area of Limerick city who taken from the sea in Kilkee on Sunday evening.He was spotted face down in the bay shortly before 6 pm as hundreds of holidaymakers looked on in disbelief. Lifeguards pulled him from the water and began CPR.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Volunteers from the local unit of the Irish Coast Guard gave assistance while paramedics requested the HSE’s air ambulance to attend but it was involved in another incident in Co Offaly.The Shannon-based Irish Coast Guard helicopter attended the incident instead and the man was airlifted to Limerick University Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later. NewsLimerick swimmer dies after Kilkee incidentBy Editor – July 8, 2013 917 No vaccines in Limerick yet Shannondoc operating but only by appointment last_img read more

Hoop Tourney Set For Grades 5-6 Boys

first_img Hancock County Court News Nov. 3 thorugh Dec. 11 – January 22, 2015 Bio This is placeholder textThis is placeholder text State budget vs. job creation – January 22, 2015 The Ellsworth Basketball Club is planning an invitational tournament for boys’ teams of fifth- and sixth-graders on Saturday and Sunday at Ellsworth High School. Organizers are Ellsworth High School boys’ varsity coach Peter Austin and assistant coach Corey Bagley. The registration cost is $100 per team, which will include the cost of tournament T-shirts and awards. For registration forms, go on line to or call Austin at 460-7179 or Bagley at 460-3497. Latest posts by admin (see all) Latest Posts admin House fire in Winter Harbor – October 27, 2014last_img read more

Beijing Olympics: China chooses panda as Winter Olympics mascot

first_img 1 year ago India Hockey team will qualify for Tokyo Olympics: Dhanraj Pillay Written By Digital Desk Last Updated: 18th September, 2019 10:53 IST Beijing Olympics: China Chooses Panda As Winter Olympics Mascot Beijing Olympics 2022 will see China’s most iconic animal – the panda as the official mascot; this was announced by the Winter Games organising committee 1 year ago WATCH: Rahul Gandhi admits to meeting two Chinese ministers during Kailash Yatra 1 year ago Tokyo Olympics 2020: You’ll never believe what the medals will be made from COMMENT WATCH US LIVE First Published: 18th September, 2019 07:16 ISTcenter_img China has chosen its most iconic animal — the panda — to be the official mascot of the Beijing Olympics in 2022, the Winter Games organising committee announced on Tuesday. The mascot, named “Bing Dwen Dwen,” is a chubby giant panda wearing a suit of ice. The black and white bear has a “heart of gold and a love of all things winter sports,” tweeted the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.READ | World Boxing: Amit Panghal, Manish, Sanjeet, Kavinder enter quartersThe mascot for the Paralympic Winter GamesFor the Paralympic Winter Games, the mascot is a blushing red lantern named “Shuey Rhon Rhon.” Beijing will be the first city to host both Summer and Winter Games, after winning the bid in 2015, beating out underdog Almaty. The Chinese capital held the summer Olympics in 2008 in what was then seen as China sealing its place on the world stage as an emerging superpower.READ | Michael Schumacher: Latest health update gives hope to F1 icon’s fansBeijing’s preparations for the 2022 Winter GamesBeijing will have to rely on the widespread use of artificial snow for the Winter Games and has said it will budget $1.5 billion for investment in Olympic villages, sports venues, and other infrastructure. The country is also building a high-speed train link from Beijing to Zhangjiakou, a city northwest of the capital where many mountain events will be held. Some of Beijing’s 2008 venues, however, including its iconic Bird’s Nest national stadium, will be reused for the 2022 Games. The first-ever Winter Olympics in ChinaChina will be hosting the 2022 Winter Olympic Games for the very first time. At the same time, Beijing will also be the first city to have hosted both the Summer as well as the Winter Olympic Games. It had hosted the Summer Olympics back in 2008. Meanwhile, it will also mark the fourth Winter Olympics to be held in East Asia. The event will also mark three straight Olympics to be held in East Asia with the other two being the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. READ: Vinesh, Seema keep India’s hopes alive at World Wrestling ChampionshipREAD: Baron Corbin beats Chad Gable to be crowned 2019 King of the Ring(As per reports) SUBSCRIBE TO US 1 year ago Proud To Be Indian: 10-year-old Abhinav Shaw aiming to emulate Abhinav Bindra by winning Gold medal for Indian in Olympics FOLLOW US WE RECOMMEND LIVE TV 2 years ago SENSATIONAL: Departing for China, Rahul Gandhi wanted a ceremonial send-off from the Chinese ambassador, says BJP claiming MEA received communicationlast_img read more